05Oct/15

Word of the Day: Uestress

I was listening to Stephen Covey the other day and he mentioned this word that I’ve never heard before?  Even though stress, in theory, is a neutral word, it has come toRead More…

01Oct/15

Turn your complaint list into your gratitude list

I can’t take credit for this image, and I wish I knew where it came from, but it illustrates a great point. This is how easy it can be to do yourRead More…

18Sep/15

Why Ban/Boycott Plastic Microbeads? Here’s a good 2-minute video explaining.

I’ve been blogging for awhile about the need for companies to IMMEDIATELY stop using plastic microbeads in their skincare, bodycare and toothcare products.  They need to be banned and boycotted…and someone needsRead More…

16Sep/15

Word of the Day: Petrichor

Yesterday we had a torrential rainstorm where I live and the smell it provided was absolutely heavenly…it reminded me of Hawaii. My friend Mauricio told me this smell is called “petrichor.”  PerRead More…

24Jul/15

AVOID These Products with Plastic Microbeads

I am very concerned about the presence of plastic microbeads in toothpaste, face and body products. Check out my previous posts to learn more about this serious issue that is contaminating fisheriesRead More…

17Jun/15

Free Books for Kids from Dolly Parton

Here is a wonderful service that Dolly Parton provides: free age appropriate books for kids that are mailed directly to their home. It’s only available in areas that have an affiliate organizationRead More…

12Jun/15

Plastic Beads in Toothpaste too????!!!! #BanTheBeadNow

I don’t understand how companies can be putting plastic beads into their dental, face and body products, KNOWING that the beads will end up in the ocean, and not be considered polluters.Read More…

08Jun/15

Chemical Combinations to Avoid

I try to always dissuade people from cleaning with chlorine bleach (aka bleach) in general but especially in their toilet because I can just imagine people dumping it (without flushing) and createRead More…